Drug Class: Antiinflammatory Agents

Meloxicam

BRANDS / TRADE NAMES OF MELOXICAM IN KENYA Benacam, Benmed Pharmaceuticals Ltd M-Cam, Unichem Laboratories Ltd Melgesic, Delorbis Pharmaceuticals Limited Mel OD, Cadila Healthcare Limited Melonac, Zest Pharma Melorto, Crest Remedies LLP Meloxee, PSM Pharmaceuticals Ltd Meloz, Zawadi Healthcare Ltd Mexic, Galaxy Pharmaceutical Ltd Mobic, Boehringer Ingelheim international GmbH Mofic, Oceanic Healthcare Limited Muvera, Sun …

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Tramadol / Paracetamol

TRADE NAMES OF TRAMADOL / PARACETAMOL AVAILABLE IN KENYA Dolafree-P®, Galaxy Pharmaceutical Ltd Febrex TM®, Indoco Remedies Limited Strom P®, Lincoln Pharmaceuticals Ltd Tramacet®, Janssen Pharmaceutica pty Ltd Tramacetal®, Catchet Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd Trap®, Cadila Healthcare Limited Ultramol®, Pharmaken Ltd Zamadol P®, Macleods Pharmaceuticals Limited MODE OF ACTION The mechanism of action for Tramadol is …

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Serratiopeptidase

Brands of Serratiopeptidase in Kenya Emanzen Forte,Emcure Pharmaceuticals Ltd MODE OF ACTION: Serratiopeptidase reduces pain and swelling without inhibiting prostaglandins and has no gastrointestinal adverse effects. It also acts by enhancing blood circulation due to proteolytic effect, removing damaged and denatured proteins and cellular debris, and modulating inflammatory cytokines. INDICATIONS Facial swelling after surgery to …

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Diclofenac / Paracetamol / Chlorzoxazone

Brands of Diclofenac / Paracetamol / Chlorzoxazone Combination in Kenya Admol MR, Troikaa Pharmaceuticals Limited Dafenac MR, Dawa Limited Diclosara-MR ,Krishna Chemists Ltd Doloact-MR ,Ochoa Laboratories Ltd Flamacor MR , Coral Laboratories Ltd Flamcheck MR, Indoco Remedies Limited Flamoryl-S, Household Pharmaceuticals Ltd Lobak, Geno Pharmaceuticals Pvt. Ltd Lofnac MR, Bliss GVS Pharma Ltd. Mobyle-SP, Lincoln …

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Mefenamic Acid / Paracetamol

Meftal-Forte®, Blue Cross Laboratories Pvt Ltd MODE OF ACTION Mefenamic acid has analgesic, anti-inflammatory, and antipyretic properties. The mechanism of action of mefenamic acid, like that of other NSAIDs, is not completely understood but involves inhibition of cyclooxygenase (COX-1 and COX-2). Paracetamol has a central analgesic effect that is mediated through activation of descending serotonergic …

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Aceclofenac / Paracetamol

Brands of Aceclofenac / Paracetamol in Kenya Acecor P®,coral Laboratories Ltd Aceclopyn® , Salama Pharmaceuticals Limited Acenac P® ,Medley Pharmaceuticals Limited Acepar®, Dawa Limited Aclofre P®,Crown Healthcare Aclosara-P®, Krishna Chemists Ltd Aclotas-P® ,Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd ACP®, National Pharmacy Ltd Actinac plus® ,Ajanta Pharma Limited Acufen XP®,Pulse Pharmaceuticals Private Limited Algic-P®, MSN Laboratories Private Limited. Apigesic …

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Diclofenac / Thiocolchicoside

BRANDS Dynapar MR, Troikaa Pharmaceuticals Ltd MODE OF ACTION Diclofenac is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID)that exhibits antiinflammatory, analgesic, and antipyretic activities. The mechanism of action of diclofenac, like that of other NSAIDs, is not completely understood but may be related to prostaglandin synthetase inhibition. Thiocolchicoside is a muscle relaxant with anti-inflammatory and analgesic effects. …

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Etoricoxib

BRANDS / TRADE NAMES OF ETORICOXIB IN KENYA Arcoxia, MSD (Pty) Ltd Cox E, Zest Pharma Coxirav,Ravian Life Sciences Pvt Ltd Ecofree ,Medisel Kenya Ltd Etcox, Laso Healthcare Pvt. Ltd Etocox , Krishna Chemists Ltd Etorix , Eskayef Bangladesh Ltd. ETR, Zawadi Healthcare Ltd Etrib ,NIPRO JMI Pharma Ltd Oricox, Nextgen Pharmaceuticals (K) Ltd. Tory …

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Aceclofenac / Paracetamol /Chlorzoxazone

BRANDS AVAILABLE: Acepar MR®,Dawa Limited Aclosara-MR®,Krishna Chemists Ltd Apigesic Forte®,Cosmos Limited Lofen MR® ,Lords Healthcare Ltd Lysodol MR® ,Galaxy Pharmaceutical Limited Myonac MR®,Win-pharma Ltd RAF® ,Zest Pharma Rilif MR® , Corona Remedies Pvt. Ltd Siclofen-MR® , Syner-Med Pharmaceuticals (k) Ltd Zofen CZ® , Zawadi Healthcare Ltd Zulu MR®,Innocia Lifesciences Private Ltd Zyrtal MR®, Saga Laboratories …

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Piroxicam

BRANDS / TRADE NAMES OF PIROXICAM AVAILABLE IN KENYA Caroxicam, Careplus Ltd Feldene, Pfizer Pirocam, Laboratory & Allied Ltd Piromed, CPSC OUYI Pharma Co. Ltd Piroxicam, Crown Healthcare Piroxy, National Pharmacy Ltd Roxicam, Biodeal Laboratories Ltd. PIROXICAM MODE OF ACTION While its mode of action is not fully understood, independent studies in vitro as well …

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